2nd Hong Kong Innovative Users Annual Meeting

Organized by the HKIUG
Hosted by the Chinese University of Hong Kong Library

Date: 10 - 11 December, 2001
Venue: Cho Yiu Conference Hall, G/F University Administration Building
Chinese University of Hong Kong [ Campus Map ] [How to get there]
Registration: Please register with your library's HKIUG representative

Questions for Innovative 
(Access restricted, login name and password obtainable from your HKIUG representative)

Result of Programme Evaluation

Programme Guide


Day 1 (10 DEC 2001)
Session A
Session B

8:45 - 9:00 AM 


2:00 - 3:00 PM 

Group Discussion - 

Acquisitions -

Location: User Education Room 2, University Library, CUHK; Moderator: Ms. Eugenie Ng of LU

Catalouging -
Location: User Education Room 1, University Library, CUHK; Moderator: Ms. Maria Lau of CU

Circulation -
Location: Cho Yiu Conference Hall, CUHK; Moderator: Ms. Lucinda Wong of HKU

Serials - 
Location: Rm 126, Institute of Chinese Studies, CUHK; Moderator: Ms. Venia Mak of LU

9:00 - 9:30 AM 

Opening Remarks by Dr. Colin Storey, Chairman of JULAC

Announcements, general information, and III company updates by Mr. Aaron Blazer of Innovative Interfaces Inc.

9:30 - 10:15 AM

III demo &  presentation: Release 2002

10:15 - 10:30 AM

Group Photo

3:00 - 3:30 PM 


10:30 - 11:00 AM


3:30 - 4:45 PM 

Summary of Group Discussions; 

Update on III Customer Service, Q & A on Innopac modules by Ms. Katrina Anderson of III

11:00 - 11:45 AM

"The use of patron API in CU smart card project" presented by Mr .Paul Lau, Mr. Ernest Yik, Mr. Kevin Leung of CUHK

4:45 - 5:30 PM

"How to use WebPAC for new book selection and collection development: The HKBU Library experience" presented by Mr. Yiu On Li of HKBU

11:45 - 12:30 AM 

"Projects involve Tamino and Innopac" presented by Mr. K.T. Lam and Mr. Edward Spodick of HKUST

5:30 PM

End of day one's programme

12:30 - 2:00 PM

Lunch at Shaw College Staff Dining Room

Day 2 (11 DEC 2001)
Session C
Session D

9:00 - 9:45 AM

III demo &  presentation: XML in Innovative Systems (XML Harvester), Batch Checkin, Wireless solutions (Millennium AirPAC) 

2:30 - 3:30 PM

III demo & presentation: Millennium Access Plus (MAP), Unicode implementation


9:45 - 10:30 AM

Presentation by Mr. Masatsugu Kaneko of Waseda University Library - "INNOPAC at Waseda University Library: 3 years experience in Japan"

3:30 - 4:00 PM

Presentation by Mr. Xiao Xiaobo & Ms. Li Juan of Jiaotong University Library (in Putonghua) - "Implementing a shared Innopac"


10:30 - 11:00 AM 


4:00 - 4:15 PM 


11:00 - 11:45 AM

Latest developments of the HKCAN Project (Video)
"HKCAN 7XX Model: A Goal achieved or mission impossible!" presented by Ms. Maria Lau, HKCAN Group
"Report on 7xx Authority Enhancement" presented by Mr. Patrick Lo, HKCAN Group

4:15 - 4:45 PM

"Innovative and our current initiatives in Asia" presented by Mr. Petros Demetriou of III

11:45 - 12:30 PM

"InnoFace : Extra functions and interface for Innopac Library System --  Fung Ping Shan Library experiment" presented by Mr. Lo Tin-king and Mr. Chan Wai-ming of HKU

4:45 - 5:00 PM 


Closing Remarks by Dr. Colin Storey, Chairman of JULAC.

12:30 - 1:45 PM 

Lunch at Shaw College Staff Dining Room

5:00 PM 

End of day two's programme

1:45 - 2:30 PM

Library Visit 

Option A - United College Wu Chung Multimedia Library

Option B - CUHK University Library

There are also on site Vendor Exhibitions during the two days. 

The vendors include:

SilverPlatter / Ovid 

1. All sessions and the conference lunches are free of charge. 

2. Presentation of III products & services are given by: 

Ms. Katrina Anderson
Customer Services Department 
Innovative Interfaces Inc. 

Mr. Aaron Blazer 
Strategic Accounts Manager
Innovative Interfaces Inc.

Mr. Petros Demetriou
Business Manager
Innovative Interfaces Inc. 


Chinese University of Hong Library for hosting the annual meeting. 

Innovative Interfaces Inc. for presentations and sponsoring the conference lunches.   

Refreshment sponsors:
SilverPlatter / Ovid

Porgramme last updated on 10 December 2001